6 amazing facts about mothers

A woman’s body is fascinating in many ways. When becoming a mother, the body turns into a superhero. Here are six amazing things about a mothers body you might not know about:

  1. During pregnancy, the expecting mother grows a whole new organ »
  2. Skin-to-skin contact improves oxygen saturation and helps regulate the infant’s body temperature »
  3. During pregnancy, the bones in the mothers body soften and the blood volume increases by 50 % »
  4. Skin-to-skin contact stabilizes the babies heart and respiratory rates »
  5. A mother’s breasts have the ability to change in temperature to help and accommodate the baby’s temperature needs »
  6. Carried babies are happier and cry less »

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